The Oyster Box Hotel

The Oyster Box known as the grand old dame of local hotels (it opened in 1947), has recently been renovated providing brilliantly elegant bedrooms and exotic detail whilst still providing its colonial charm, impeccable service, lush tropical gardens and breath-taking seaside setting. Perfectly situated on the ocean's edge, the hotel is a brief walk from Umhlanga Village Centre. The Hotel is also conveniently located to Durban city centre, and numerous stylish shopping centres.

The Oyster Box offers 86 rooms divided into 10 room types including garden facing and sea facing rooms, suites and villas. All rooms feature tea and coffee making facilities, high speed wifi, CD/DVD player, mini bar and beach gear, soap and pillow menus.

How to get to The Oyster Box Hotel

The city centre of Durban is a 15 minute drive away, Umhlanga Village with its numerous shopping facilities is a 2 minute walk, and King Shaka International Airport can be reached in 15 minutes.

Activities at The Oyster Box Hotel

The Oyster Box is conveniently located near the vibrant chic city of Durban, with a wealth of attractions nearby such as - golf courses, shopping centres, Big 5 game and nature reserves, beaches and mountains.

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The Oyster Box Hotel Reviews

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Client Score: 4.5 out of 5 based on 24 reviews 4.5 Showing 1 - 2 of 24 reviews
The Oyster Box Hotel

Anonymous

3

the 3 out of 5 is due to the following reason: even though the hotel is self i find to be a on a good side, first of all, it's a bit outdated, which makes it not good value for money. keeping in mind the amount of money you paid, i would expect newer facilities and cleanser enviroment.

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The Oyster Box Hotel

Anonymous

5

Excellent, "a jewel" and just the place to relax after 3 weeks on the road.

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Selected Itineraries

Our favorite itineraries that visit The Oyster Box Hotel

Luxury Cape and Coast Honeymoon

Days
12
Cost Per Person
Cost Per Person: from $3,540 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
South Africa
Locations
Cape Town, Cedarberg, Durban

Kwazulu Natal Self Drive Family Holiday

Days
16
Cost For Family of 4
Cost For Family of 4: from $15,040 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
South Africa
Locations
Durban, Phinda Private Game Reserve, Elephant Coast

Cape Town, Durban and Mozambique Holiday

Days
19
Cost Per Person
Cost Per Person: from $7,420 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Mozambique, South Africa
Locations
Maputo & Surrounds, Cape Town, Durban, Phinda Private Game Reserve

Self Drive South Africa and Mozambique Safari and Beach Holiday

Days
16
Cost Per Person
Cost Per Person: from $6,310 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Mozambique, South Africa
Locations
Maputo & Surrounds, Durban, Phinda Private Game Reserve